Matt Powless and Mary Chaudoin were honored as the 2012 Directors Award winners.
2011 (JUNIOR): Indoor: Clocked season bests of 50.84 in the 400m, 1:07.11 in the 500m and 1:21.86 in the 600m. Outdoor: Helped IU to eighth in the 4x400m at Big Tens ... clocked a PR of 53.18 in the 400m hurdles ... earned Academic All-Big Ten honors.
2009-10 (SOPHOMORE): Indoor: Clocked a career-best in the 600m at the Gladstein Invitational, finishing in 1:20.30 for eighth in the IU records ... ran a PR in the 400, finishing in 49.28 at the Meyo Invitational ... played a key role for the Hoosiers inthe 4x400m relay throughout the season, including anchoring wins at the Indiana Open (3:18.52) and Indiana Relays (3:16.13). Outdoor: Ran a career-best 53.21 in the 400m hurdles at the Big Ten Championships, earning a spot in the finals, where he took ninth to finish a spot away from scoring for the Hoosiers ... clocked a time of 16.63 in his first collegiate 110m hurdles race at the Indiana State Quadrangular ... named Academic All-Big Ten.
2008-09 (FRESHMAN): Indoor: Recorded career bests in the 60m (7.63), 60m hurdles (9.14), 400m (51.04), 1000m (2:40.07), heptathlon (4,598), pole vault (3.80), long jump (5.84), and shot put (10.39). Outdoor: Had a career best score of 5,880 in the decathlon at the Alabama Relays, adding career bests in the 100m (11.75), 110m hurdles (16.98), 400m (50.45), long jump (5.73m), high jump (1.80m), pole vault (3.65m), javelin (40.66m) and discus (25.34m) ... recorded a team best time of 54.29 seconds in teh 400m hurdles at the Pepsi Team Invite.
PREP: Three-time Illinois state qualifier in the high jump ... state qualifier in 2007 for the 4x400m relay ... conference champion in high jump and 4x400m relay ... team
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